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Consultancy Assignment: Consultant for joint draft of the CRC and CEDAW Committees

If you are a passionate and committed professional and want to make a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.

UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a Consultant to contribute to a revised draft of the joint General Comment/Recommendation of the CRC and CEDAW Committees on harmful practices affecting girls.


Please see Terms of reference


• Minimum 7 years of work experience in human rights, gender or related field
• Excellent writing, conceptual and analytical skill
• Demonstrated professional research and writing experience
• Advanced university degree in Human Rights, Gender, Social Sciences or a related technical field.
• Excellent written English

If you have got experience of working in a similar capacity and want to make an active and lasting contribution to build a better world for children, please submit a cover letter, CV, and signed P11 form to pdconsultants@unicef.org with subject line “Consultant to support preparation of Joint General Comment/General Recommendation by the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women” by 8 November 2012. Please indicate your ability, availability, and daily or monthly rate to undertake the terms of reference above. Applications submitted without a daily or monthly rate will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.





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